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Salaries by Major at University of Oklahoma Norman Campus

How much money do University of Oklahoma Norman Campus graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $46,800 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $59,300 on average.

In terms of specific areas of study, the following is a ranking of degree programs by the median first-year starting salaries for OU graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Petroleum Engineering with a median starting salary of $78,800 followed by Industrial Engineering paying $66,400 and Dental Support Services and Allied Professions graduates who have a median starting income of $64,800 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration (First Professional Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $118,000 followed by Dentistry (First Professional Degree) at $109,800 and Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (First Professional Degree) who earn $103,200 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for University of Oklahoma Norman Campus graduates who received federal financial aid in the form of grants or loans. Not all graduates or fields of study are represented as data for some degree programs are omitted for privacy purposes.

Median first-year earnings for University of Oklahoma Norman Campus graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration (First Professional Degree) $118,000
Dentistry (First Professional Degree) $109,800
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (First Professional Degree) $103,200
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) $89,200
Psychology (Doctoral Degree) $82,500
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (First Professional Degree) $82,500
Petroleum Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $78,800
Industrial Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $66,400
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (First Professional Degree) $66,100
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions (Bachelorís Degree) $64,800
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $64,100
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $63,600
Mechanical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $63,200
Management Information Systems and Services (Bachelorís Degree) $60,700
Accounting and Related Services (Bachelorís Degree) $58,400
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Bachelorís Degree) $58,100
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other (Master's Degree) $57,200
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (Bachelorís Degree) $57,000
Civil Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $57,000
Finance and Financial Management Services (Bachelorís Degree) $55,300
Medicine (First Professional Degree) $53,800
Law (Doctoral Degree) $53,600
Chemical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $52,000
Marketing (Bachelorís Degree) $50,300
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services (First Professional Degree) $50,200
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities (Master's Degree) $50,100
Public Health (First Professional Degree) $49,000
Architecture (Bachelorís Degree) $48,300
Educational Administration and Supervision (Master's Degree) $47,500
Criminal Justice and Corrections (Bachelorís Degree) $45,800
Human Resources Management and Services (Bachelorís Degree) $45,000
Social Work (Master's Degree) $43,800
Economics (Bachelorís Degree) $42,300
Human Resources Management and Services (Master's Degree) $41,300
Library Science and Administration (Master's Degree) $39,200
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Master's Degree) $38,800
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities (Bachelorís Degree) $37,200
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions (Master's Degree) $36,900
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (Bachelorís Degree) $36,500
Social Work (Bachelorís Degree) $35,900
Sociology (Bachelorís Degree) $35,300
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Bachelorís Degree) $35,000
Geography and Cartography (Bachelorís Degree) $34,600
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology (Bachelorís Degree) $33,400
Political Science and Government (Bachelorís Degree) $33,100
Communication and Media Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $33,100
Journalism (Bachelorís Degree) $33,000
International/Global Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $31,800
Music (Master's Degree) $30,400
Health and Physical Education/Fitness (Bachelorís Degree) $29,500
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $28,500
Fine and Studio Arts (Bachelorís Degree) $27,800
Natural Resources Conservation and Research (Bachelorís Degree) $27,800
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (Bachelorís Degree) $27,500
History (Bachelorís Degree) $25,900
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $24,400
Zoology/Animal Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $23,900
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft (Bachelorís Degree) $20,300
Anthropology (Bachelorís Degree) $16,700

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=207500 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for University of Oklahoma Norman Campus.